COUNTY FINALS COVERAGE BEGINS ON TG4

 

TG4 has confirmed that it will broadcast a number of mouth-watering GAA County Football and Hurling Finals in the coming month on its Sunday afternoon show GAA Beo, starting next Sunday afternoon with the Donegal and Galway Football Finals.

TG4 will exclusively provide both live and deferred coverage of GAA matches each Sunday afternoon between now and mid-December with the AIB Provincial Club Championships coverage starting on Sunday 1st November.

Presenter Micheál Ó Domhnaill and the commentary team of Gearóid Mac Donncha and  Gaoth Dobhair and Donegal footballer Caoimhín Ó Casaide will be at MacCumhail Park in Ballybofey for the match between St. Eunan’s and Naomh Conaill in what promises to be an interesting clash in the Donegal County Football Final. Holders St. Eunan’s will meet Naomh Conaill following their semi-final wins over Dungloe and Kilcar respectively.

Afterwards GAA viewers will get the chance to see the Galway County Football Final between north Galway sides Corofin and Mountbellew-Moylough, who booked their places in the decider with semi-final wins over Salthill/Knocknacarra and Caltra respectively.

SUNDAY 4 OCTOBER
3:00pm   GAA Beo coverage begins
LIVE MATCH @ 3:30pm  – Donegal County Football Final St. Eunan’s  v  Naomh Conaill Live from MacCumhail Park, Ballybofey Holders St. Eunan’s will meet Naomh Conaill in the Donegal Senior Football Championhsip Final following their semi-final wins over Dungloe and Kilcar respectively.

DEFERRED MATCH @ 5pm  –  Galway County Football Final Corofin  v  Mountbellew-Moylough from Tuam Stadium

North Galway sides Corofin and Mountbellew-Moylough booked their places in the decider with semi-final wins over Salthill/Knocknacarra and Caltra respectively.
GAA Beo will be presented by Micheál Ó Domhnaill with commentary by Gearóid Mac Donncha, Brian Tyers and Caoimhín Ó Casaide.

SUNDAY 11 OCTOBER
3:45pm    GAA Beo coverage begins

LIVE MATCH @ 4:15pm  –  Cork County Hurling Final Sarsfields v Newtownshandrum Live from Páirc Uí Chaoimh In the County Semi-Finals, Newtonshandrum beat St Finbarrs while Sarsfields got the better of CIT.

DEFERRED MATCH  –  Wicklow County Football Final Rathnew  v  St. Patricks from Aughrim Park, Aughrim Neighbours Rathnew & St. Pats will face off against each other in a repeat of the 2004 County Final which saw St. Pats put a halt to Rathnews quest for 9 in a row. In the County Football semi-finals, Rathnew beat Baltinglass while St. Pats had a two point win over Kiltegan.

Presented by Micheál Ó Domhnaill with commentary by Brian Tyers, Donal O’Grady and Gearóid Mac Donncha.

FULL GAA BEO SCHEDULE ON TG4
Sunday 4 October                   Donegal & Galway County Football Finals Sunday 11 October                 Cork County Hurling Final & Wicklow County Football Final Sunday 18 October                 Live & deferred coverage – County Hurling & Football Final Sunday 25 October                 Live & deferred coverage – County Hurling & Football Final Sunday 1 November                Live coverage from the AIB Munster Club Hurling Quarter-Final (Winners Cork v Winners Tipperary) from Semple Stadium, Thurles.
Special programmes and schedule to commemorate 125 Years of the GAA, including: Sam Maguire Documentary, Micheál O’Hehir, Top 50 GAA Football Goals, GAA BEO live from Semple Stadium Thurles, Top 50 GAA Hurling Goals, Ringy, Cormac McAnallen, Cogar: John 3:7, Geantraí music special to celebrate GAA 125 and many more.

Sunday 8 November                Live and deferred coverage from the AIB Provincial Club Hurling & Football Championships.
Sunday 15 November              Live and deferred coverage from the AIB Provincial Club Hurling & Football Championships.
Sunday 22 November              Live and deferred coverage from the AIB Provincial Club Hurling & Football Championships.
Sunday 29 November              Live and deferred coverage from the AIB Provincial Club Hurling & Football Championships and the All-Ireland Ladies Club Football Final.
Sunday 6 December                Live and deferred coverage from the AIB Provincial Club Hurling & Football Championships.
Sunday 13 December              To be confirmed

More information:
Ronan Ó Coisdealbha
TG4 SPORT
Tel:  091-505050  /  087-2472841
www.tg4.ie  

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